Genesee & Wyoming

Sustainability Report and Carbon Intensity Rankings

Is Genesee & Wyoming doing their part?

Their DitchCarbon score is 0

Genesee & Wyoming has a DitchCarbon Score of 0, indicating a lack of progress in sustainability efforts. This score suggests the company has a high carbon intensity compared to peers. Improvement in reducing emissions is necessary for better sustainability performance.

This was calculated based on 30+ company specific emissions data points, the higher the score, the better. Check out our methodology.

Industry emissions intensity

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Very high

Genesee & Wyoming operates in the transport services industry, which has a medium carbon intensity ranking. Some industries are more damaging than others, this ranking gives you an indication of how carbon intensive the industry is which this company operates in.

Location emissions intensity

Very low




Very high

Genesee & Wyoming operates in the United States, which has a low carbon intensity rating. This suggests that the company’s sustainability efforts are positively influenced by the country’s overall commitment to low carbon emissions.

...this company is doing 26.21% worse in emissions than the industry average.

Genesee & Wyoming Inc., founded in 1899 and headquartered in Darien, operates in the transport services industry, specializing in freight railroads. The company owns or leases a vast network of railroads across North America, Australia, and Europe, providing a range of services including intermodal operations, heavy-haul, and port logistics. With a strong presence in 41 U.S. states, four Canadian provinces, and several European countries, Genesee & Wyoming plays a critical role in the global supply chain.

Bad news, Genesee & Wyoming hasn't committed to SBTi goals yet.

Genesee & Wyoming has not yet established specific commitments with the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). This means the company is either in the process of setting their emissions reduction targets in line with climate science or has not yet taken the step to align with SBTi’s stringent criteria.
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